The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 46 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.50% 1.29% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 4.65% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £28,000 £35,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.12% -29.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.85% 27.74% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 22
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

DNS
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Colchester region.

DNS Salary Trend in Colchester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Colchester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) WSUS
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) IMAP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) POP3
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Softphone
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Debian
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) WSUS
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Acronis
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) AVG
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Draytek
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
4 1 (12.50%) Sage
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Synology
4 1 (12.50%) Toshiba
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Micro
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) ZyXEL
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago